Drake Britton Earns Win in Boston vs Seattle Game
|Drake Britton Earns Win in Boston vs Seattle Game|
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 15 as Seattle was handed a 5-4 defeat against Boston on Wednesday at Fenway Park.
The Red Sox were a -158 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Boston got 7 innings from John Lackey, who gave up 3 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 6. Drake Britton earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 3 RBIs from Dustin Pedroia in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Kyle Seager in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Seattle as they had 16 hits, while Boston only had 12.